Monthly Archives: May 2011

Another week, another menu…I feed my family of four on a monthly budget of $250.  That budget includes any going out to eat, diapers for my son, and general household needs (toiletries, cat food, etc).  I wanted to post what we eat on a weekly basis to give you an idea (an asterisk indicates a new recipe I’m trying) :   Monday 5/30 – *Ranch potato cubes, grilled chicken, salad     Tuesday 5/31 – bread twists, fruit platter   […]

Menu Monday

I’m SO glad I made my list easy for last week, because I have gotten sick.  Yep, cause you know, it’s still cold and flu season.  Wait, what?  It’s May?  The END of May?  Are you sure?  Cause it still feels like early spring where I’m at! 🙂   Here’s how I did: Arcadia Cares Carnival – YES, and let me tell you…we thought we could hold it outside because the weather was decent.  Then ONE HOUR before it started, […]

5 Things Challenge

I was going through a book of quotes I’ve collected, and I came across this one…had to share.  Enjoy!   Why did the Chicken Cross the Road? According to…   Louis Farrakhan:  The road, you see, represents the black man.  The chicken crossed the “black man” in order to trample and keep him down. Colonel Sanders:  I missed one? L.A. Police Department:  Give us five minutes with the chicken and we’ll find out. Richard M. Nixon:  The chicken did not […]

Funny Friday

Thanks One Cheap Chick for sharing these activities for those local to Utah:   Fish for Free on June 4th – This day is the one day of the year you can go fishing and don’t need a license to do so in the state of Utah.  The Utah Division of Wildlife Services will be putting extra fish into lakes and reservoirs just for this event.  Go HERE for more information. Free “Star Parties” in Midvale and Salt Lake this […]

Free Activities in Utah